Taproom and Retail Associate

Storm Stayed Brewing Co. offers our local community an airy open environment in which to explore the diversity of craft beer and those who enjoy it. Situated between Old South and The Coves neighbourhoods, our taproom is welcoming to all—we are both accessible and family-friendly. We strive for excellence in everything that we do, from producing the highest-quality beer possible, to offering appealing and flavourful food, while always providing positive, engaging experiences for our patrons.

We are seeking a friendly, articulate, and energetic craft beer lover to join our team as a Taproom and Retail Associate on a part-time basis, with the possibility of increasing hours up to full time as our taproom becomes an increasingly popular destination throughout the week.

Position Summary:

Under the direction of the Taproom Manager, Taproom and Retail Associates are responsible for providing a positive experience for everyone looking to enjoy Storm Stayed—both guests in the taproom and patrons purchasing Beer To Go.

Responsibilities:

  • Providing excellent service for both taproom and retail patrons

  • Delivering key messages about our products, events and initiatives

  • Prepared to respond to questions about our beer, food and company

  • Serving both on-site private and public events, including corporate events, seasonal functions, trivia nights and other special events

  • Assisting with off-site events, including set up, serving, and tear down of draft-system and canopy

  • Ability to fulfill multiple roles including: server, bartender, host, and food service

  • Bussing tables and replenishing glassware

  • Ensuring the bottle shop fridge and merchandise area is consistently stocked and well organized

  • Keeping the tap room pristine, following a list of daily cleaning activities, along with opening and closing procedures

  • Performing cash closeout

  • Being an everyday Storm Stayed ambassador

Qualifications:

  • One to two years of previous serving/hosting experience required

  • Smart Serve Certification required

  • Flexible work schedule (with an open availability throughout the week, including evenings, weekends, and the ability to work at some off-site events)

  • Passion for great beer, with a continuous desire to learn more

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Commitment to excellence

  • Positive, outgoing, and an excellent team player

  • Responsible, diligent and able to take initiative

  • Quick learner and a hard worker

  • Superior communication skills

  • Able to multitask and use time efficiently

  • Thrives in a fast-paced work environment

  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time

  • Experience with TouchBistro is considered an asset

  • French (and/or fluency in another language) is considered an asset

  • Previous work experience at a brewery is considered an asset

  • Valid First Aid Certificate is considered an asset

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, and welcome all those interested in applying to join our team. Only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

If you feel that you’d be a good fit with us, we’d love to hear from you. To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to: info@stormstayed.com with the subject “Taproom Associate”.